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Cherry Blossoms Usher in Book Fair & Uniform Sale

May 1, 2019

The cherry blossoms that line the YISS driveway each spring are a beautiful sign of the Spring Book Fair and Spring Uniform Consignment Sale.

ES Students Solve The Case of the Book Bandit

By Brian Marshall Mar 30, 2019

The 2019 YISS Elementary Read-A-Thon saw nearly 450 students read more than 886,000 minutes while solving The Case of the Book Bandit.

MS Reading Appreciation Program Introduces New Activities

By Susan Sevey Mar 30, 2019

March 4-15 was the annual Middle School Reading Appreciation Program (RAP), which included activities designed to build appreciation for reading.

Book Swap Demonstrates That YISS Loves Books

By Monica Pereda Mar 23, 2019

The YISS community loves to read, so a favorite event organized by the PTO is the annual Book Swap.

Award-Winning Author Yangsook Choi Addresses YISS Students

Mar 20, 2019

Having an author visit with students and share about the writing process is a fantastic way to inspire them to write and enjoy reading in a new way.

ES Concludes Read-A-Thon with Pancake and Pajama Day

By Kathy Falkner Mar 11, 2019

On Friday, March 8, students concluded Read-A-Thon with a favorite event—Pancake and Pajama Day!

Fall Book Fair Provides New Books for Book Lovers and Libraries

By Sue Park Dec 1, 2018

The YISS PTO and the YISS Libraries hosted the book fair in partnership with book vendors Kids Books Sejong and Word of Life from November 7-9.

MS Reading Club Writes & Reads Original Children’s Books

By Bonnie Rieke Jun 2, 2018

During the fourth quarter, the Middle School Reading Club wrote their own original children's stories and presented them in elementary classrooms.

First Grade Character Gallery Celebrates Reading Fiction

By Amy Flores May 3, 2018

On Wednesday, April 25, first grade students created a Character Gallery to showcase their learning.

Spring Book Fair Offers Wide Selection at Great Prices

Apr 26, 2018

One of the best times of year is when the YISS lobby fills up with books and excited students wanting to buy new books to read.

MS Reading Appreciation Program Encourages Reading for Pleasure

By Mark Rosenbaum Apr 3, 2018

The annual Middle School Reading Appreciation Program (RAP) took place from March 5-16.

Elementary Read-A-Thon Generates Excitement About Reading

By Krista Roll Apr 2, 2018

YISS elementary students participated in the annual three-week Read-A-Thon from February 19-March 9.

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